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#CEA461 Hex Code

Color Name: Brown Yellow

What is hex #CEA461 Color?

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The color name of hex code #CEA461 is Brown Yellow. The RGB values are (206, 164, 97) which means it is composed of 44% red, 35% green and 21% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:20 Y:53 K:19. In the HSV/HSB scale, #CEA461 has a hue of 37°, 53% saturation and a brightness value of 81%.
Details of other color codes including equivalent web safe and HTML & CSS colors are given in the table below. Also listed are the closest Pantone® (PMS) and RAL colors.

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Hex #CEA461 Color Codes

Color NameBrown Yellow
RGB Values(206, 164, 97)
CMYK Values(0%, 20%, 53%, 19%)
HSV/HSB Values(37°, 53%, 81%)
Closest Web Safe#CC9966
Inverse Color#315B9E [Cyan Cobalt Blue]
Closest Pantone®7509 C
Closest RAL1002 [Sand yellow]
Complementary Color#618BCE [Blue-Gray]
#CEA461 Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#9C9C9C
Weighted Average (Most Common)#A9A9A9
Weighted Average (Luma)#A8A8A8
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#CDCDCD

Hex #CEA461 Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of CEA461. Complementary color is 618BCE

Complementary Palette

The complement of #CEA461 is #618BCE which is called Blue-Gray. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #CEA461 color is offered by #618BCE. The complementary color palette is easiest to use and work with. Studies have shown that contrasting color palette is the best way to grab a viewer's attention.

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Analogous color palette with (CEA461, C2CE61 and CE6E61)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #CEA461 are #C2CE61 and #CE6E61, called June Bud and Fuzzy Wuzzy, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #CEA461 with a 30° separation. An analogous color palette is extremely soothing to the eyes and works wonders if your main color is soft or pastel.

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Split Complementary color palette with (CEA461, 61C2CE and 6E61CE)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #CEA461 are #61C2CE (Sea Serpent) and #6E61CE (Slate Blue). A split-complementary color palette consists of the main color along with those on either side (30°) of the complementary color. Based on our research, usage of split-complementary palettes is on the rise online, especially in graphics and web sites designs. It may be because it is not as contrasting as the complementary color palette and, hence, results in a combination which is pleasant to the eyes.

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Triadic color palette with (CEA461, 61CEA4 and A461CE)

Triadic Palette

#CEA461 triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #61CEA4 (Medium Aquamarine) and #A461CE (Rich Lavender) along with #CEA461, our main color, create a stunning and beautiful triadic palette with the maximum variation in hue and, therefore, offering the best possible contrast when taken together.

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Tetradic color palette with (CEA461, 61CEA4, 618BCE and CE618B)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #CEA461 has #61CEA4 (Medium Aquamarine), #618BCE (Blue-Gray) and #CE618B (Cinnamon Satin). A tetradic color palette is complex and, in most cases, should not be used off-the-shelf. We suggest tweaking the colors a little bit to achieve desired results.

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Square color palette with (CEA461, 61CE6E, 618BCE and CE61C2)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #CEA461 contains #61CE6E (Emerald), #618BCE (Blue-Gray) and #CE61C2 (Deep Fuchsia). Quite like triadic, the hues in a square palette are at the maximum distance from each other, which is 90°.
Note: For several colors purposes, a square palette may look much better than the tetrad color palette.

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Hex #CEA461 Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #CEA461 rainbow color palette is based on the RGB color model and consists of 7 colors, just like the traditional rainbow. You might not see a lot of variation in color, especially if the chosen color is dark or extremely light. However, this can lead interesting rainbow palettes that are faded, soft, pastel or dull.

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Tints, Tones & Shades of CEA461 Color


  • Transparent D8B681D8B681
  • Transparent DDBF90DDBF90
  • Transparent E2C8A0E2C8A0
  • Transparent E7D2B0E7D2B0
  • Transparent EBDBC0EBDBC0
  • Transparent F0E4D0F0E4D0
  • Transparent F5EDDFF5EDDF
  • Transparent FAF6EFFAF6EF


  • Transparent BE9D67BE9D67
  • Transparent B7996AB7996A
  • Transparent AF966DAF966D
  • Transparent A79271A79271
  • Transparent 9F8E749F8E74
  • Transparent 978B77978B77
  • Transparent 90877A90877A
  • Transparent 88847D88847D


  • Transparent A5834EA5834E
  • Transparent 907344907344
  • Transparent 7C623A7C623A
  • Transparent 675231675231
  • Transparent 524227524227
  • Transparent 3E311D3E311D
  • Transparent 292113292113
  • Transparent 15100A15100A

#CEA461 Color Patterns

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